July 24th, 2014 Pioneer Day July 24th, 2014 Laylat al-Qadr July 27th, 2014 Parents' Day July 28th, 2014 World Hepatitis Day July 29th, 2014 Eid-al-Fitr July 30th, 2014 World Friendship Day August 5th, 2014 Tisha B'Av August 9th, 2014 World Indigenous Peoples’ Day August 11th, 2014 Victory Day August 12th, 2014 International Youth Day August 15th, 2014 'Bennington Battle Day' observed August 15th, 2014 Statehood Day in Hawaii August 15th, 2014 Assumption of Mary August 16th, 2014 Bennington Battle Day August 19th, 2014 National Aviation Day August 19th, 2014 World Humanitarian Day August 23rd, 2014 World Day for Slave Trade Abolition
Hand Beaded African Zulu Amachunu Matron (makoti) Doll #3 16"-great Kwanzaa Gift For Sale
TRADITIONAL AMACHUNU MATRON (MOKATI) DOLL
Handmade Zulu Beadwork This doll is decorated with beaded necklace, earrings and apron.
Doll is one of a kind, individually made by Zulu Artisans.
Approximately 16" tall.
The Zulus are the largest tribe in Southern Africa, renowned for their
artistry and craftsmanship.
Zulu beading is intimately related to the culture and plays in
intergral part in all traditional ceremonies.
We work with several different cooperatives in South Africa which are
using native crafts to help women and HIV positive individuals to be
A girl wears the tradtional zulu matron hat when she marries. A mother
may give her married daughter such a doll to signifiy happiness, wealth
and fertility in her new life.
A great gift for yourself or someone else! No 2 are exactly alike!